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Twelfth Night in Sweden

Is Twelfth Night a Public Holiday?

Twelfth Night is traditionally a partial non-working day. Many employers give their workers at least part of the day off. Expect reduced opening hours.

Twelfth Night Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2016TueJan 5Twelfth NightDe facto half holiday
2017ThuJan 5Twelfth NightDe facto half holiday
2018FriJan 5Twelfth NightDe facto half holiday
2019SatJan 5Twelfth NightDe facto half holiday
2020SunJan 5Twelfth NightDe facto half holiday
2021TueJan 5Twelfth NightDe facto half holiday
2022WedJan 5Twelfth NightDe facto half holiday
2023ThuJan 5Twelfth NightDe facto half holiday
2024FriJan 5Twelfth NightDe facto half holiday
2025SunJan 5Twelfth NightDe facto half holiday
2026MonJan 5Twelfth NightDe facto half holiday

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